Monthly Archives: September 2010

Quiz 430: General Awareness and Current Affairs for All Examinations

1.Recently, the “Blue Baby Syndrome” or “methemoglobinemia” has been making news as an environmentally caused Children’s health issue. In this disease, the infant’s blood is unable to carry enough oxygen to body cells and tissue. It was published in some research papers that the ground water with large concentrations of one of the following salts […]

Quiz 429: Indian History Knowledge for Civil Services Examinations

1.On February 3, 1882, the British Government of India appointed an Indian Education Commission 1882, with a view to enquire into the working of the existing System of Public Instruction and further extension of that system on popular basis. Who among the following was the chairman of this commission?(A)H P Jacob(B)C Pearson(C)G E Ward(D)W.W. Hunter […]

Quiz 428: GK for All Examinations

1.Which among the following country is considered to be the Origin of Coffee Plant?(A)Vietnam(B)Brazil(C)Peru(D)Ethiopia 2.Bring out the sea which has no coastline?(A)White Sea(B)Tasmanian Sea(C)Sargasso Sea(D)Japan Sea 3.Il Leone d’Oro or Golden Lion is the highest prize given to a film at which of the following film festivals?(A)Shanghai Film Festival(B)Venice Film Festival(C)Locarno Film Festival(D)Vienna International Film […]

Quiz 427: Finance, Business & Economy for Banking Examinations

1.Recently we read in the newspapers that the “European Systemic Risk Council” is proposed to be established which might be chaired by the President of the European Central Bank (ECB). ECB is the central bank of Eurozone which was established by the Treaty of Amsterdam in 1998. Where are the headquarters of ECB?(A)London(B)Rome(C)Frankfurt(D)Paris 2.In context […]

Quiz 426: Environment Knowledge for Civil Services Examinations

1.Out of the 81,000 animal species so far described from India, Invertebrates have a lion’s share with about 68,000 organisms and microorganisms. In this context, consider the following: 1. Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972 2. Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980 3. Biological Diversity Act, 2002Which among the above emphasize(s) upon conservation of the Invertebrates?(A)1 only(B)2 only(C)3 only(D)2 […]

Quiz 425: General Awareness for Banking Examinations

1.Which among the following organizations has taken up the agenda of “Business for Livelihood” for the year 2010-11?(A)Federation of Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)(B)Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS)(C)Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)(D)Indian Merchants Chamber (IMC ) 2.Consider the following: 1. Reserve Bank of India 2. Insurance Regulatory Development Authority 3. Securities Exchange Board of […]

Current Affairs : September 2010: Quiz 5 for Banking Examinations

1. The INFINET (communication channel for transmission of electronic communication by banks) is stands for which of the following? (A)India National & Finance Network(B)Indian Financial Network(C)International Financial Network(D)Indian Financial Information Network(E)None of these 2. Rafael Nadal (Spain) entered in the club of professionals, who have won all four Grand Slams. Nadal defeated whom in the […]

Quiz 424: Indian Economy Knowledge for Civil Services Examinations

1.In which of the following segments of the aviation sector, 100 % FDI is permitted in India ? 1. Green Field Air Port Projects 2. Scheduled Air Transport Service 3. Non-Scheduled Air Transport Service(A)1 only(B)1 & 2 only(C)2 & 3 only(D)all of them 2.A non-banking finance company (NBFC) in India has to make some investments […]

Quiz 423: Geographical Knowledge for Civil Services Examinations

1.In India, more than 1.5 million children under five continue to die each year as a result of acute diarrhoea. Recently the WHO (World Health Organization) had recommended a new ORS formula for the clinical management of diarrhoea. This new ORS includes the use of which of the following additional elements along with oral rehydration […]

Quiz 422: General Knowledge for All Examinations

1.Consider the following: 1. Non-align Movement2. Southeast Asia Treaty Organization3. Colombo Plan India has been a member of which of the above ?(A)1 only(B)1 & 3 only(C)1 & 2 only(D)all 1, 2, & 3 2.In which country is located International Potato Center?(A)Peru(B)Brazil(C)Colombia(D)Argentina 3.Which among the following is not included in the Primary Articles in the […]